Kent V. Hasen, MD: Aesthetic Plastic Surgery & Med Spa of Naples
3699 Airport Pulling Road North
Naples, FL 34105

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Teenage Plastic Surgery: A Fine Ethical Line

Teenage Plastic Surgery: A Fine Ethical Line

In my many years working in Naples as a plastic surgeon, I have seen numerous teens interested in getting elective surgery. Although it’s perfectly normal for teens to feel awkward as their bodies develop and they compare themselves to others, plastic surgery is not often the appropriate answer for young people whose emotions are still developing, too. Many of the issues that adolescents grapple with resolve themselves over time as teens grow to appreciate their own unique characteristics. Getting plastic surgery … Continue reading

Labiaplasty Surgery Goes Beyond Cosmetic Concerns

Labiaplasty Surgery Goes Beyond Cosmetic Concerns

I am among a select group of plastic surgeons in the Fort Myers area who offers labiaplasty surgery and labial rejuvenation. These are probably the least talked about of all the plastic surgery procedures, but for many women, they can significantly improve quality of life. There are a number of reasons a woman would choose to undergo a labial procedure: To restore:  Motherhood brings many joys, along with many bodily changes. After pregnancy, it’s common for women to long for their pre-pregnancy … Continue reading

What is Male-Pattern Baldness, Anyway?

What is Male-Pattern Baldness, Anyway?

At my plastic surgery practice serving Fort Myers and Naples, I also specialize in hair restoration. I’m seeing more and more patients who are looking for a solution to male-pattern baldness. I’ve found, however, that there are still many misconceptions about male-pattern baldness and its causes. I’d like to share some information with you that I think may be valuable in understanding this subject. Hair loss can be the result of a serious disease, a reaction to medication, or stress, but it’s … Continue reading

Exercise and BOTOX® Cosmetic: Do They Mix?

Exercise and BOTOX® Cosmetic: Do They Mix?

As a plastic surgeon in the Naples and Fort Myers area, I see a lot of women and men who are avid exercisers. I’ve had a number of patients ask me if exercise can lessen the effects of BOTOX or fillers.  While there are no case studies to date, there is some anecdotal evidence suggesting that the effects of injectables may not last as long in people who are extremely active.  However, this may have very little to do with the … Continue reading

Paying for Plastic Surgery

Paying for Plastic Surgery

There are many people who are interested in improving their appearances but who don’t look into plastic surgery because they think they can’t afford it. I’m happy to be one of the plastic surgeons in the Fort Myers area who accepts a variety of financing options, opening a wide range of cosmetic services to people of differing income levels. Because insurance typically does not cover cosmetic surgery, we understand the importance of choosing a fair, dependable payment option. We offer 2 primary … Continue reading

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